Mini Gastric Bypass Surgery - I Lost All my Weight! - Florida

I was 298 pounds. My surgery was June 11th,...

I was 298 pounds. My surgery was June 11th, 2009. It is called The Mini Gastric Bypass. I have lost about 140 pounds! I am now 159 pounds.

I would not change a thing. It was worth all the money & and the pain.

Kissimmee Bariatric Surgeon

He was so sweet and did not judge me, I felt like I was in very good hands.

5 out of 5 stars Overall rating
4 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
5 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
5 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
4 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
4 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
4 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
5 out of 5 stars Payment process
5 out of 5 stars Wait times
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What is a 'mini' gastric bypass?
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Hi Nic,

There is an answer to your question above in our QA section. You can get to it via this link.



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here is where u can learn more about the surgery i had

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You look freaking Fabulous!
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I don't exercise at all, I do need a tummy tuck and an arm lift once I have the money for it, I do plan on working out evenutually to get my legs more in shape.
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That makes sense. Do you do any kind of exercise as well or it soley a change in diet for you?

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You look great! Have you found it easy changing your diet and lifestyle to fit in with your new pouch?

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thanks, at first it is always hard, the first few months are the worst, as in terms of eating so little and find out how much you can eat and how your body will react to it, but your body will let you know when you are full, your stomach will sort of cramp up, somethings i can eat a lot of like soup or salad, then other things like steak or hamburgers i can only take a few bites, but its all worth it, now i eat normal just much less, thank god lol
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